Westminster, Colorado Population 2022

112,983
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Westminster is a city located in Adams County Colorado. Westminster has a 2020 population of 112,983. Westminster is currently declining at a rate of -0.05% annually but its population has increased by 6.15% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 106,434 in 2010.

The average household income in Westminster is $96,639 with a poverty rate of 6.83%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,472 per month, and the median house value is $363,500. The median age in Westminster is 36.6 years, 35.8 years for males, and 37.5 years for females.

Westminster Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Westminsterwas:

  • White: 82.65%
  • Two or more races: 6.51%
  • Asian: 5.55%
  • Other race: 2.39%
  • Black or African American: 1.66%
  • Native American: 1.13%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.12%
The current population of Westminster, Colorado is 112,983 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 112,983.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 106,434.

Westminster, Colorado Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White94,90382.65%
Black or African American1,9021.66%
American Indian and Alaska Native1,2931.13%
Asian6,3735.55%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1410.12%
Some Other Race2,7492.39%
Two or More Races7,4716.51%
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Westminster Population by Race

Westminster Population Pyramid 2022

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Westminster Median Age

37.2


Total

36.1


Male

38.4


Female

Westminster Adults

There are 90,444 adults, (15,277 of whom are seniors) in Westminster.

Westminster Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

20.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Westminster Sex Ratio

Female

57,154

49.77%

Male

57,678

50.23%

Westminster Population by Age

Westminster Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Westminster Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.3%20.7%
All65.1%34.9%
Male55.6%44.4%
Non Family52.3%47.7%
Female50.4%49.6%

65.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Westminster Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All44,8872.5565.1
Married21,2773.1879.3
Male2,5263.2155.6
Female4,4293.6550.4
Non Family16,6551.3552.3

3.16

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

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Westminster Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,2602.80%
9th to 12th Grade4,2375.25%
High School Graduate17,30421.45%
Some College18,50022.93%
Associates Degree6,6678.26%
Bachelors Degree21,27726.37%
Graduate Degree10,44012.94%
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Westminster Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Westminster Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Islander10510563
Black1,3001,265590
White57,51455,52725,914
Asian4,3333,4011,789
2+ Races3,4173,077971
Native American833666163
Hispanic15,57512,1782,694
Other Race1,9571,294327

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 60.00%.

Westminster Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$46,683$53,421$40,462
Less Than 9th Grade$33,252$39,872$24,172
High School Graduate$36,571$41,495$31,376
Some College$42,965$52,513$33,954
Bachelors Degree$57,067$72,180$47,769
Graduate Degree$66,768$79,375$62,298

$46,683

Average Earnings

$53,421

Average Male

$40,462

Average Female

Westminster Earnings by Educational Attainment

Westminster Language by Age

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Westminster Language

84.40% of Westminster residents speak only English, while 15.60% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.13% of the population.

Westminster Language

Westminster Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native1,29327020.88%
Black1,88522812.10%
Hispanic27,1172,88810.65%
Multiple7,46076210.21%
Asian6,3524276.72%
White75,2523,7815.02%
Other369NaN%

6.83%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.90%

Male Poverty Rate

7.76%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Westminster

The race most likely to be in poverty in Westminster is Native, with 20.88% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Westminster is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.39%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.03%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.44%.

Westminster Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade16.30%
High School8.24%
Some College6.12%
Bachelors or Greater3.04%

Westminster Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed2.94%
Male Unemployed20.29%
Female Employed4.04%
Female Unemployed10.78%

Westminster Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Westminster Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$76,378$97,473
Families$95,837$116,099
Married Families$108,552$127,976
Non Families$49,956$61,255
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Income by Household Type

Westminster Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.2%

Male Marriage Rate

48.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Westminster Married by Age and Sex

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Westminster Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Westminster Marital Status by Race

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Westminster Marital Status

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6,739

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War1,857
First Gulf War1,271
Vietnam2,098
Korea377
World War II161

Westminster Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 341,177
35 to 541,581
55 to 641,120
65 to 741,573
75+1,288

Westminster Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White6,0157.91%
Black1238.31%
Native American888.23%
Asian651.34%
Islander3121.99%
Other Race1959.03%
2+ Races2224.85%
Hispanic9735.15%

Westminster Veterans by Race

Westminster Veterans by Education

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3.46%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.37%

Veteran Disability Rate

Westminster Veterans by Education

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73.1%

Labor Force Participation

69.9%

Employment Rate

4.2%

Unemployment Rate

Westminster Employment by Age

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Westminster Employment by Race

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Westminster Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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47.74%

Born in Westminster

91.05%

Native Born

8.95%

Foreign Born

4.07%

Non Citizen

4.89%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

91.05% of Westminster residents were born in the United States, with 47.74% having been born in Colorado. 4.07% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Westminster Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19405000.00%
196013,85013,35018.07%
197019,5125,6623.49%
198050,21130,6999.91%
199074,62524,4144.04%
2000100,94026,3153.07%
2010106,4345,4940.53%
2011107,7391,3051.23%
2012109,0831,3441.25%
2013110,4221,3391.23%
2014111,5171,0950.99%
2015112,4209030.81%
2016112,9845640.50%
2017112,961-23-0.02%
2018113,2272660.24%
2019113,166-61-0.05%
2020113,105-61-0.05%
2021113,044-61-0.05%
2022112,983-61-0.05%

Westminster Population by Year